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Driftwood Restaurant

4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
+1 250-923-5505
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love this place for Chinese food. The smorgasbord is huge with many many different dishes including soup, salad and dessert. Reasonably priced for what is offered. The atmosphere is comfortable and not crowded feeling. Service is wonderful. Really have no complaints. Will go again for...More

Thank Lana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best Chinese food ever! It is always busy- always good. There are lots and lots of choices and different dishes.

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relatives took us to this local Campbell River legend for Chinese dinner buffet and what a treat - staff are super-friendly and attentive, and the buffet offerings are first class. Veggie dishes were fresh & crispy, there were 4 different prawn dishes and we absolutely...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This restaurant south of Campbell River offered a nice selection on their smorgasbord buffet. The dishes were replenished quite quickly when getting down, and the food tasted very fresh and hot. There was a bit of a wait to be seated, but well worth it.

Thank EagerB
Reviewed 18 September 2018

I went here with family on a Sunday evening. The place was quite packed, many people lined up for take out, and plenty waiting for the Smorgasbord. It seems the place clears out after 630PM, and is packed between 5PM-6PM, so make a reservation. The...More

Thank Brian n
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Can easily handle large groups. Very popular for take out as well. Our group was sat quickly, drink orders arrived & were accurate. Buffet very good selection, piping hot. Very roomy, we were not squished in. Facility can handle 2 large groups easily and seat...More

Thank Ben Y
Reviewed 14 August 2018

had visitor's drop by. ordered diner for 4. The order was done in good time and the food was excellent. There was enough left over to provide for a whole days eating. Great service. Great food. Reasonable prices. Reduced the price by 10 % because...More

Thank Hilford B
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Do not waste your money eating at this restaurant. My family and I had the buffet lunch and most of the dish we're almost empty, considering there were only 5 patrons in the restaurant. There were only 2 deep fried prawns left, no loss there...More

Thank kfmgillis
Marilyn_CRM, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi there, Sorry for your experience. It looks like your experience was so different with other people’s experience. Our foods and service have really good reputation in local communities. Please contact us, we would like to know the details. Good luck!

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Great, as per usual. Nice fresh hot assortment of delicious Chinese Food. Today they had my favourite breaded shrimp. Location is a bit far out but well worth the trip. Lots of free parking. Across the road from the ocean and a park.

Thank Gloria B
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is one of the better buffets - with lots to choose from. The Restaurant gets busy very fast and fills up just after 6PM so the food is always hot and freshly cooked. The servers are very helpful and prompt to take away the...More

Thank Brian N
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Radical4523
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Response from Wesedo | Reviewed this property |
Rule of thumb is one dish per person to share; albeit one would need to know the demographic of your party to reply correctly as it seems my elderly parents and friends consume less food than myself and friends my age... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Campbell River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-923-5505
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